Provident Financial Services (NYSE: PFS) and BCB Bancorp (NASDAQ:BCBP) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuatio
Teacher Retirement System of Texas trimmed its stake in SCANA Co. (NYSE:SCG) by 19.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 29,987 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 7,419 shar
The activist fund ValueAct Capital Management has amassed a $1.2 billion stake in Citigroup Inc., arguing that the bank long seen as trailing its sector is positioned for success by providing the “plumbing” multinational corporations need to operate.
The San Francisco-based hedge fund run by Jeff Ubben, which disclosed a $75 million stake in the bank in February, has been building....More>>>
This is a follow up to my February 9, 2017 Broadridge Financial (NYSE: BR) post. At the time I wrote that post, BR was trading at $68.18. This price was very similar to the price I had paid in August 2016 to acquire additional BR shares; BR is currently trading at $71.07.
Should you be unfamiliar with BR, I suggest you review BR’s March 14, 2017 presentation made....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image ap&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/f69db32bb4b54fab80ca8a49aff4b969/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; alt=&q;&q; data-height=&q;676&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, left, shakes hands with Warren Buffett during a meeting at the Prime Minister&s;s office in Jerusalem, Monday, Sept. 18, 2006. Buffett paid....More>>>
We initiate a BUY rating on ATN International, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATNI), and our target price is $74.9. ATNI is an expanding company investing worldwide both in telecommunications and renewable energy industries. Its international and multi-industrial investing strategies successfully overcome the decline in U.S. telecommunications business, which ensures a stable growth rate for the company. The stable....More>>>
DryShips Inc (DRYS) filed a 6-K on July 10th containing a press release announcing a $2.5 million common stock dividend for the quarter ended June 30th to be paid to shareholders of record on July 20th. The press release updated DRYS cash position and outstanding debt balances in addition to other information.
President Trump took credit Tuesday for “the safest year on record” for U.S. air travel, touting zero deaths in 2017. But there actually haven’t been any deaths on a U.S. passenger airline in nearly nine years.
Still, the president took credit for the safety record in a tweet.
“Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation. Good news....More>>>
OMB Finishes Review of Fiduciary Rule Delay Request
DOL Moves to Delay Fiduciary Rule
The Dow Jones industrial average surged 300 points to top 21,000 for the first time, the dollar advanced and Treasuries fell as investors grew increasingly confident global economic growth is accelerating, clearing the path for higher interest....More>>>
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The Bitcoin scaling debate goes on and on. The argument is not over whether Bitcoin should scale up: clearly, if it is to become a serious challenger to mainstream payments providers such as Visa and central bank RTGS systems such as Fedwire, it must be able to handle daily transaction volumes in the billions. No, the question is how it should scale up.
Chronic pain patients and the groups that represent them say the escalating government response to opioid addiction ignores their need for the painkillers and doctors who will prescribe them, leaving some out of work, bedriddenand evensuicidal.
Income investors often ask "who are the dividend kings?"They're indisputably the best and the safest dividend stocks you can buy because dividend kings are companies that have increased their dividends every year for the last 50 consecutive years or more, which means growth, stability, and relia
Wesbanco Bank Inc. grew its holdings in Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) by 118.2% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 76,704 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after purchasing an additional 41,556 shares during the quarter. Wesbanco Bank Inc.’s holdings in Ray